Eloisa Amezcua is an Arizona native. She is the author of From the Inside Quietly, selected by Ada Limón as the inaugural winner of the Shelterbelt Poetry Prize, and three chapbooks. A MacDowell fellow, her poems and translations appear in the New York Times MagazinePoetry magazine, the Kenyon ReviewGulf Coast, and elsewhere. She is the founder of the talent agency Costura Creative and the poetry journal The Shallow Ends, for which also she serves as editor-in-chief. She lives in Columbus, Ohio.